KU'S BASKETBALLBANQUET COMING ON THEHEELS OF NO BIG 12 TITLEAND A NUMBER OFDEPARTURES.BUT AS RYAN MARSHALLREPORTS, ONE WON'T BETHE HEAD COACH...WELL MICK...THE KU MEN'SBASKETBALL TEAM HELDTHEIR BANQUET FOR THEEND OF THE YEAR.
IT WASA GREAT NIGHT FULL OFRECOGNITION ANDCELEBRATION.AND HEAD COACH BILLSELF TOOK THEOPPORTUNITY TO TALKABOUT RUMORS THATWERE OUT THERE ABOUTHIM POSSIBLY LEAVINGFOR THE CHICAGO BULLS.HAD A CHANCE TODEBUNK THAT MYTHTONIGHT.Bill Self - <I'll speak to this.Whenever there were rumors,there's been a lot.
That's whatthey are, just rumors with nobasis behind any of them thatI was not going to be thecoach here cause I was goingto a different place, or goingtonot be around because of theNCAA or whatever.
And,people have certainly usedthat against us.
That couldn'tbe further from the truth.
And,as soon as the NBA rumorscame out, I went to ouradministration and just saidhey.
Just so you know, I'm notgoing anywhere.
And, Icertainly wouldn't goanywhere right now at all.
So,you know, I've still got threeyears left on my deal.